mazda cx-5 i-activsense safety features

Advanced safety technology with i-ACTIVESENSE

 

By developing our advanced safety technology, we’ve enhanced Mazda CX-5’s safety performance, so it’s still one of the safest cars in the world with class-leading active safety features helping to prevent collisions and passive safety features protecting you if any collision occurs.

 

Mazda CX-5 is officially one of the safest in the world after receiving five-stars – the highest possible safety rating – from Euro NCAP.  This maximum rating confirms the effectiveness of the SKYACTIV body and Mazda’s comprehensive safety concept.

 

This car is also a leader in active car safety features, with the upgraded model featuring a comprehensive suite of innovative new technologies, as part of the optional Safety Pack on Sport Nav models.  The Lane-keep Assist System tells you if you're about to leave your lane, automatically assisting. The new Driver Attention Alert monitors your driving and prompts you when to take a break. The Adaptive LED headlights allow high beams to be used even when following or approaching other vehicles, while Smart City Brake Support brakes automatically if you're getting close to another vehicle.

Awarded the maximum five stars in Euro NCAP safety ratings

Awarded the maximum five stars in Euro NCAP safety ratings

61.4mpg¹

Combined Fuel Consumption

Adaptive LED Headlights (ALH) Experience daytime visibility at night

“adaptive front-lighting system” mazda cx-5 adaptive front lighting system “mazda cx-5 2015”

Glare-free High Beam: Automatically switches between high and low beam by switching individual LED bulbs on and off as necessary.

Available on the optional Safety Pack on Sport Nav models, the intelligent new Adaptive LED Headlights (ALH) respond to whatever’s ahead for superb night time visibility. To avoid dazzling other motorists, while still giving you an excellent view, the system automatically switches between high and low beams depending on traffic conditions.

 

The new Highway mode raises the beam at greater speeds, such as on motorways for visibility at a longer distance. While the wide low beam coverage gives you a better view at crossroads.

Driver Attention Alert (DAA) Recommends a break if the driver’s getting tired

mazda cx-5 driver attention alert

For safe driving, Driver Attention Alert (DAA) learns your driving style and alerts you to take a break if it detects you're getting tired

Available on the optional Safety Pack on Sport Nav models, Driver Attention Alert (DAA) is designed to detect any changes in your driving caused by fatigue. It constantly monitors your driving behaviour and if you’re getting tired a warning icon appears, directly in your line of sight, suggesting you take a break.

Smart City Brake Support (SCBS) Stopping you bumping into trouble

“mazda Smart City Brake Support”

Operates at low speeds, and is similar to front SCBS, but uses rear parking sensors with ultrasonic wave sensors to avoid a rear collision..

Standard across the range, Smart City Brake Support is designed to help avoid or minimise the effects of low-speed collisions, by using a highly accurate radar laser sensor system to monitor traffic. If the system detects a risk of collision, it pre-fills the brakes so they respond instantly if you apply them. If you don’t apply your brakes, this car safety feature makes an emergency stop when necessary.  It operates at speeds of 3mph to 19mph.

 

A fantastic application of this new safety feature is to the rear of the car, available on the optional Safety Pack on Sport Nav models, this is a first for the motor industry.  The feature uses radar sensors to help reduce the impact of or prevent a collision when reversing towards an obstacle at up to approximately 5mph.

REAR CROSS TRAFFIC ALERT (RCTA)

“mazda cx-5 Rear Cross Traffic Alert”

When reversing, the system will alert the driver to any obstacles crossing in your rearward path.

Another new safety feature available on the optional Safety Pack on Sport Nav models, is RCTA. Activated once you put your Mazda CX-5 in reverse, the system alerts you of any vehicles approaching your rearward path, when backing out of a parking space, for example. An audible warning and flashing door mirror indicators inform you if any obstacles are within an unsafe distance. The alarm stops once the area is clear, allowing you to continue reversing safely.

BLIND SPOT MONITORING SYSTEM (BSM) -

“mazda Blind Spot Monitoring System”

The Mazda6 CX-5's radar-based system alerts you if a vehicle enters your blind spot.

Properly adjusted mirrors don't always give the driver full visibility of adjacent vehicles, and a new safety feature available on the optional Safety Pack on Sport Nav models is BSM. Mazda CX-5s Radar-based system alerts you if a vehicle enters your blind spot. If you indicate to change lanes or a vehicle encroaches from up to 45m behind when driving, the system informs you via an audible warning alarm and flashing door mirror indicators. The alarm stops once it is clear, allowing you to safely change lanes.

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Model shown may not be to UK specification. Colours and some exterior and/or interior elements may differ on screen from the actual model. ¹Mazda CX-5 2.2 150ps Diesel (2WD 6-speed manual)

The MPG figures quoted are sourced from official EU-regulated test results obtained through laboratory testing. These are provided for comparability purposes only and may not reflect your actual driving results.